Person trapped in collision at Holsworthy Beacon

Devon Fire Service assisted Devon & Cornwall Police after reports of a road traffic collision around 15.30 today on the A388 Holsworthy Beacon, Holsworthy, Devon.

A fire appliance from Holsworthy and one from Hatherleigh were mobilised to the incident.

On arrival, crews confirmed this to be a single vehicle road traffic collision; the vehicle was on its roof with one female trapped inside.

Crews got to work stabilising the vehicle and used small tools, 1 hose reel jet and hydraulic rescue equipment to free the female casualty. She was released from the vehicle and handed over to paramedics, then  conveyed to hospital by ambulance.

 

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